About the iOptron SmartEQ Pro Mount w/ Hard Case...
Born out of the popular iOptron Cube and iEQ mounts, the iOptron SmartEQ Pro Mount is the ultimate Grab N'' Go German equatorial GOTO mount fitting into almost everyone''s budget. It is ideal for visual observation and wide field astrophotography. The compact design and light weight make travelling with the mount easy.
The iOptron SmartEQ Pro Mount is a fully computerized mount with a database of 59,000 objects. It offers the next generation GOTO technology from iOptron. The Go2Nova Hand Controller is intuitive with a large LCD screen, with which you can easily set up your telescope and select where you want to navigate.
The iOptron SmartEQ Pro Mount also features: metal gear, guiding port, and a polar scope.
The iOptron SmartEQ Pro Mount is universally compatible with any tubes using a Vixen-style dovetail connection, making it useful for beginners as well as hobbyists with multiple tubes. Includes padded hard case
iOptron SmartEQ Pro Mount w/ Hard Case Features...
- Specialized Grab N''' Go mount ideal for visual observer and wide field astro-photographer
- Portable, compact, and sturdy German equatorial mount that is easy to travel with
- Dual-axis servomotor with optical encoder
- Drive motor with 9-speed setting for precise tracking
- Go2Nova 8408 controller with Advanced GOTONOVA GoTo Technology
- Over 59,000 celestial objects for easy surfing
- Low power consumption (8 AA batteries for 16 hours consecutive tracking)
- Vixen-type dovetail saddle
- 2 lb. counterweight included
- 3/8" threads to fit on camera mount
- Standard 1.25 inch heavy-duty stainless steel tripod
- Metal worm & gears
- Guiding Port
- Polar Scope included!
- Also includes hard case
iOptron SmartEQ Pro Mount w/ Hard Case Specifications...
Equipment Type: Computerized Equatorial Mount
Mount Type: Vixen-style
Payload: 11 lb (5 kg) (excluding counterweight)
Mount weight: 6.2 lb (2.8 kg)
Tripod weight: 5.9 lbs
Counterweight: 1 @ 2 lbs.
Construction: Stainless Steel
Resolution: 0.5 arc second
Controller: GoTo Nova
Database: Over 59,000 celestial objects
Drive Speeds: 9
Power: 8 AA Batteries
Case: Deluxe Hard CaseiOptron Product Number: 3200-HC